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Old 05-16-2002, 10:01 PM   #1
enlazador
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Question intall non-rpm video driver


i need to install a non rpm vdeo driver.

where should i install it?



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Old 05-16-2002, 10:06 PM   #2
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If you're running Mandrake and its not an RPM, its probably source code, which means you don't just have to install it, you have to compile it first. What, offhand is this a driver for? Nvidia card?

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